According to an April 2015 report by IBISWorld, the Mexican restaurant industry in America (including Tex-Mex) brings in upwards of $38 billion annually, which reflects this nation’s love affair with tortillas and beans. Our 2016 ranking of the best places in America for Mexican food aims to bring you the crema de la crema of this category.
May 5th is pretty much the same as any other day in Mexico. But in the U.S., thanks to aggressive marketers, it's become a day to indulge in comforting Mexican food. Here are the best spots to celebrate across the country.
El Centro - The 21 best Mexican restaurants in America What you're getting: The Frijoladas Oaxaquenas and the Campechanos tacos With all due respect to Ole and Casa Romero, El Centro (the original one in the South End, please) is far and away the best Mexican food in Boston, a city that has always struggled to find its South of the Border footing.